SeekersGuidance Canada: Six Month Update Report

In the Name of Allah, Merciful and Compassionate In six months, we’ve established a full schedule of classes; on-boarded two capable, dynamic scholars; moved into a beautiful New Home; held a sold-out 5-day Summer Retreat; and a full schedule of Fall classes and programs–including launching our Steps Essentials Certificate, a Seekers Youth Certificate, and new Islamic […]

What Should We Do During a Spiritual Retreat in the Mosque?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum What should we do during a spiritual retreat (i‘tikaf) in the mosque? Is there a minimal period of time for its validity? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, The minimum period of time for a recommended (mustahab) spiritual retreat (i‘tikaf) in the mosque is merely a moment. […]

What Can SeekersGuidance Offer You Even If You Are Comfortably Muslim? Farihah Akram’s Story

Farihah Akram came from an educated, spiritually connected family. What could SeekersGuidance possibly offer someone like her? While growing up, Farihah Akram’s religious education began at the heart of her home: with her mother, a learned woman who is active in their local mosque and community. “If I had a question, I’d turn to my […]

Reflections from SeekersHub Toronto Retreat: Sound Hearts Sound Societies

Sound Hearts Sound Societies: Religion is sincere concern Sound Hearts Sound Societies: The Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and give him peace) said, “Religion is sincere concern,” and when asked for whom, he responded, “for Allah, His Messenger, His Book, the leaders of the Muslims, and their common folk.” This hadith, which is said […]

”Escape To Allah” – UK retreat this weekend

This weekend, be prepared to immerse yourself in a spiritually uplifting retreat led by his eminence Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said in the glorious serene setting of Staffordshire, Whitemore Lakes, United Kingdom. There will be exciting activities such as archery, indoor football, canoeing as well as inspiring lectures, motivating Islamic workshops and circles, Qiyam ul Layl […]

Sound Hearts. Sound Societies. SeekersRetreat Toronto (Last week to register)

We are today witnessing a broken and fractured world in dire need of healing, care and transformation. The Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessing on him, said that he came to “perfect noble character.” Those virtuous traits – like mercy, service and generosity – have never been more necessary than now. This year, seekers of knowledge […]